Security upgrade at WiFi locations

Tuesday, 5 October 2004, 1:20 PM EST

Starting today, users of wireless broadband should find it safer to surf the Web from a T-Mobile HotSpot.

Thousands of T-Mobile WiFi zones throughout the United States and Europe, including those at Starbucks coffee houses, Borders bookstores and airport terminals, have been upgraded with a security system called 802.1x.

"We wish it had a fancier name but it is providing enhanced security for our customers," said Joe Sims, vice president and general manager of T-Mobile HotSpots.

By Sam Diaz at Yahoo!

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Reactions to the Hacking Team breach

Hacking Team, the (in)famous Italian company that provides offensive intrusion and surveillance software to governments, intelligence and law enforcement agencies around the world, has been hacked.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Tue, Jul 7th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //